Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

January 8, 2015 5:04 PM

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Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Five years after an earthquake flattened much of Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince and destroyed Guiyolette Fenfen's home, the 29-year-old is still living in a tent, still dreading the next hurricane season.

Facing the city's ruined cathedral, the tent she shares with her husband and two children is one of hundreds assembled from bed sheets, tarpaulin, wooden sticks and string.

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